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Object name Mug
Description Silver mug, or cann, by Myer Myers, ca. 1750. Footed, bulbous cup with curved handle. A griffin head and the letter "R" are engraved on the side of the mug opposite the handle. Hallmark engraved on bottom: "HRC / Myers" in script in cartouche with a number: 13/18.
Collection National Museum of American Jewish History
Object ID number 1977.9.2
Date ca. 1750
Place of Origin New York, New York
People Myers, Myer
Subjects Art (general)
Colonial America
Height (inches) 5
Width (inches) 5
Dimension Details Diameter was taken at the base of the mug, and the width was taken including the handle.